The last avalanche forecast for the 2019-2020 season posted on May 3rd. Thank you to everyone who supported the avalanche center this past season with volunteer hours, donations, and/or avalanche, snowpack, and weather observations. These contributions are crucial to avalanche center operations.
State of the Snowpack for 4/6/2019 - 4/12/2019
Submitted by andy on Fri, 04/12/2019 - 15:12
Dates of the Week:
4/6/2019 to 4/12/2019
General Snowpack Structure:
- Surface/near surface conditions a mix of crusts dusted with new snow and wet snow. A wet snow layer exists below the melt/freeze crust.
- Snowpack below the wet snow generally deep and well consolidated.
- Small spring storms with light accumulation and strong SW winds and warm temperatures and some rain on snow
- Some intermittent sunshine with 2 full days of sun.